American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer

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Physicist and polymath, as familiar with Hindu scriptures as he was with quantum mechanics, J. Robert Oppenheimer - director of the Manhattan Project that developed the atomic bomb - was the most famous scientist of his generation. In their meticulous and riveting biography, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin reveal a brilliant, ambitious, complex and flawed man, profoundly involved with some of the momentous events of the twentieth century.

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£20.00  £18.60
Publisher
Atlantic Books
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Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781843547051

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